The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 52 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.76% - 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% - 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £36,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
DB2
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
90 105 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.73% 26.12% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 68 79 132
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DB2
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Luton region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Luton

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) UAT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) UAT Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JSP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle